Texas shooting: 2 dead, 3 wounded after gunfire erupts overnight in North Houston, police say

HOUSTON — Two people have died and three are hurt after gunfire erupted overnight in North Houston, Texas, authorities said.

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According to KPRC and KHOU, the incident occurred shortly after midnight Monday on Whitney Street. Houston police initially responded to a Whataburger restaurant on North Freeway, where they found a man and woman who had been shot, authorities said. Investigators learned the shooting had occurred in a nearby neighborhood, where they discovered the bodies of two men, as well as another injured man, the news outlets reported.

Emergency crews rushed the three wounded victims to a nearby hospital, where their condition is unknown, according to the news outlets.

No further information about the shooting, including the victims’ names or possible suspects, was immediately available.

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